ALL THE NEWS

Joomla! 3.8.2 has been released and this time around we are facing a security/bugfix release although most the issues are at highest rated medium however as always we highly advise you update your site as soon as possible. Thankfully Joomla! these days is fairly easy to update - perform a backup, run the automated updated, sit back and wait for it to finish what it needs to finish. 

The security fixes include addressing an issue with LDAP another with two-factor authentication being able to be bypassed and lastly an issue in within the core related to information disclosure. The bug fixing side of things related to subcategories respecting permissions, tags being deleted by batch actions and reordering via drag and a few other items. The official announcement from the Joomla! team is posted below so keep on reading for more information.

Joomlashack have confirmed the release of Wylia 2 a templated based on the previous Wylia template although as specified in the releases notes a separate template entirely ergo a new release based on the previous one. The template itself makes heavy use of the popular e-commerce solution for Joomla! Hikashop, offers various colour styles the official feature list reads like so:

Wordpress have confirmed a second release candidate (RC) for Wordpress 4.8 which looks to follow on from the first release candidate  (WordPress 4.8 Release Candidate), as the last RC was expected that it could be the final release prior to Wordpress 4.8 going gold and it wasn't we will reserve speculation this time. As with anything in open-source things and plans can change.If you want to give this release a test (on a none production environment download the Wordpress Beta Tester plugin or download the RC release and get it installed on a testing environment and report any issues found.

Yootheme have released their template for the month of June in the form of Juno, the theme according to the release announcement makes solid use of the new Yootheme Pro 1.7 release for which details have been promised to be released next week in a blog post. The theme itself is very very clean and will appeal to those looking to sell or display exclusive type products.

Yootheme have released their template for the month of June in the form of Juno, the theme according to the release announcement makes solid use of the new Yootheme Pro 1.7 release for which details have been promised to be released next week in a blog post. The theme itself is very very clean and will appeal to those looking to sell or display exclusive type products.

The Joomla Marketing team have put up a post looking for a new Lead Designer, it's not the first time Joomla! has looked for a creative soul when not so long ago the Joomla! shop was looking for 'creative minds' (Creative minds wanted). It's a great opportunity for any designer to get their work shown to a global audience but before jumping in a whole heap of requirements are to be met...